Smithsonian Institution Archives

Exhibition Records, 1976-2007

Summary
Collection ID:
SIA.FA17-304
Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Paleobiology
Dates:
1976-2007
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession consists of the records of Ian G. Macintyre, Curator, which primarily document his planning, development, and production activities for the exhibitions "Fossils as Natural Resources," "The Conquest of Land," "Dinosaurs: Reptiles, Masters of Land," "Living Fossils," and "Time Column," as part of the reorganization of the Hall of Paleontology at the National Museum of Natural History (NMNH). Also consists of some later records that pertain to exhibition planning for the Sant Ocean Hall at NMNH. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, and notes; proposals; budget summaries; agreements; scripts; news releases; hall tour information; photographs and slides; floor plans and drawings; newspaper clippings; committee information; and supporting documentation.

Administration
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Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 17-304, National Museum of Natural History. Department of Paleobiology, Exhibition Records
Use Restriction
Restricted for 15 years. until Jan-01-2023; Transferring office; 7/11/2017 memorandum, Johnstone to Hollis; Contact reference staff for details.

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Macintyre, Ian G. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Hall of Paleontology Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). The Sant Ocean Hall Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
The Conquest of Land (Exhibition) (1980: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Dinosaurs: Reptiles, Masters of Land (Exhibition) (1981: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Time Column (Exhibition) (1981: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Fossils as Natural Resources (Exhibition) (1982: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Living Fossils (Exhibition) (1982: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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